Tag: lagos state

Chinedu OkaforOctober 8, 2021

“I’ve never shed a tear over any election” – Jimi Agbaje speaks on politics, controversy and more #WithChude

This week’s episode of #WithChude featured Nigerian pharmacist and two-time Lagos State gubernatorial candidate, Jimi Agbaje. In this episode, he ...

Chinedu OkaforAugust 23, 2021

Access Bank spotlights issues around blood donation with Employee Volunteering Scheme

In a bid to address issues surrounding the low rates of blood donation in the country, the Corporate Communications Group ...

Chinedu OkaforAugust 2, 2021

Access Bank partners with Optimal Cancer Care Foundation to provide free breast and cervical screening

Access Bank, through the W Initiative has partnered with Optimal Cancer Care Foundation to provide free breast and cervical screening ...

Chinedu OkaforDecember 21, 2020

COVID-19 is not enough reason to digitise the NIN registration | How will LASG respond to this?

For most of the year, the world had to battle with the emergence of a new virus. While there were ...

Ayọ̀délé ÌbíyẹmíNovember 23, 2020

The Lagos State Transport law and the excesses in enforcing traffic laws

Earlier today, media aide to the Lagos Governor of Lagos, Jubril Gawat posted a tweet announcing the auction of cars ...

Chinedu OkaforNovember 18, 2020

ICYMI: CNN presents ‘strong’ report to claim the Nigerian Army callously killed unarmed citizens | #LekkiShooting

On the 20th of October 2020, officers from the Nigerian Army opened fire on unarmed #EndSARS protesters at the Lekki ...

Chinedu OkaforOctober 27, 2020

More mistrust brews between Sanwo-Olu and Nigerian youth as judicial panel is asked to sign oath of secrecy

Earlier this month, young Nigerians took to the streets to protest police brutality. Unfortunately, this was overshadowed by Nigerians tired ...

EditorJune 18, 2020

Another year, another Lagos Flood, when will we learn?

After two days of torrential rainfall, the reports have begun to pour in, Lagos is again underwater. The annual Lagos ...

SponsorDecember 10, 2018

Anticipate! The 2nd edition of Christmas Village is Back!

From Saturday 22nd to Monday 24th December, the much anticipated Christmas Village is set to hold at Landmark Beach Front, ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 18, 2018

Governor Ambode’s megacity plan has too many potholes

From the diaspora, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has worked so hard to ensure the livelihoods of Lagos residents is upgraded to ...

SponsorMarch 7, 2018

Jim Ovia pledges ₦250 million to the Lagos state security trust fund

The Founder/Chairman, Zenith Bank Plc, Mr. Jim Ovia, on Tuesday re-affirmed his support to the Lagos State Security Trust Fund ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 11, 2017

“Government’s work is misunderstood even by Buhari” – Agbakoba

President Muhammadu Buhari does not understand how a government is run, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Dr Olisa Agbakoba, has ...

SponsorNovember 27, 2017

Harpic partners Lagos State Ministry of Environment in commemoration of World Toilet Day

Harpic, Nigeria’s No. 1 toilet cleaning brand from Reckitt Benckiser the market leader in health, hygiene and home care products ...

AzeezOctober 16, 2017

Monkeypox virus has tested negative in Lagos – FG

The Federal Ministry of Health has said the Monkeypox samples obtained from Lagos State tested negative. Minister of Health, Prof. ...

SponsorOctober 16, 2017

Aimcare NG marks Global Handwashing Day with hygiene symposium

Aimcare NG  is a social enterprise committed to ensuring everyone especially young people have ongoing access to clean water, sanitation ...

SponsorOctober 12, 2017

TOG Media releases report on Road Safety Forum

TOG MEDIA Consult partnered with Federal Road Safety Corp, Lagos command and The Goodfathers’ Foundation to organise the first ROAD ...

Samuel OkikeOctober 10, 2017

The Big 5: Baru continues attack on Kachikwu’s petition, Prof Osinbajo’s plan for 2019 election, and other top stories

Good morning. Here are the top 5 stories you should be monitoring today. National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Group Managing Director, Maikanti ...

ToluOctober 5, 2017

[The Alausa Blog]: Governor Ambode is inviting Ogudu-Ojota residents to rub minds with him

Lagos state Governor Akinwunmi Ambode will be hosting the residents of Ogudu, Ojota and its environs at a town hall ...

ToluSeptember 25, 2017

IPOB declared terrorist group; Trump the Golden Goliath; NFL bends the knee | These are last week’s winners and losers

From the president who is taking ginormous Ls from footballers in his country to Africa’s President Buhari and to Lagos ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 24, 2017

FG has begun emergency repair of Lagos roads and bridges – Federal controller of works

The federal controller of works, Godwin Eke said Sunday, that the federal government has begun emergency and remedial repair of ...

ToluSeptember 21, 2017

[The Alausa Blog]: So the Lagos state government FINALLY wants to replace the Fadeyi overhead bridge?

Although we have concerns about the use of the word “replace” as communicated in the statement released by the state ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 20, 2017

Nigeria’s domestic debts hit N14.06tn in June – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) in its report on Nigerian Domestic and Foreign Debt – June 2017 data yesterday, ...

ToluSeptember 19, 2017

[The Alausa Blog] Dear Gov Ambode, Bariga residents need your urgent attention

As Governor Ambode’s administration daily churns out details of every of its latest achievements via social media, a number of ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 13, 2017

‘Lagos orders interstate transporters to vacate Ikorodu road’

The Lagos State Government Wednesday, issued a seven-day ultimatum to interstate commercial vehicle operators to vacate Ikorodu Road. The Commissioner ...

EditorSeptember 5, 2017

[The Injustice Blog] Who is Lagos liveable for?

The Economist Magazine in its annual world liveable cities ranking, ranked Lagos as the second least liveable cities in the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 31, 2017

“Many Nigerian women are the cause of domestic violence” – Commissioner

The Lagos State Commissioner for Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, Dr Lola Akande Thursday, said the actions of many women ...

Op-ed EditorAugust 28, 2017

“Lagos is one of the highest waste generators in the world” | 7 takeaways from Governor Ambode’s article

Governor Ambode is pitching Lagos afresh to Nigerians. In this piece, he shares his plans for the future. These are ...

ToluAugust 23, 2017

[The Alausa Blog]: Here’s how the Lagos state government is preparing for the Sallah celebrations

In preparation for the Eid-el-Kabir celebrations coming up at the end of the month, the Lagos state government will begin ...

Op-ed EditorAugust 18, 2017

Opinion: What exactly do you mean by disability? Blind man quizzes Ambode

by Opeolu Akinola Does disability necessarily turn folks to beggars? I am wondering about this as I recall the treatment meted ...

ToluAugust 17, 2017

[The Alausa Blog]: Eko Atlantic is shaping up to be the city of your dreams (PHOTOS)

Eko Atlantic aka Nigeria’s answer to Dubai aka Nigeria’s International Commerce City aka Governor Ambode’s dream Lagos is coming up ...

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